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  • R.I. sees 185 bankruptcy filings in Aug. 04 Sep 2019 16:54 PROVIDENCE – There were 185 bankruptcy filings in Rhode Island in August, an increase from 179 filings one year prior, according to U.S. Bankruptcy Court. Of the filings, five were business bankruptcy filings and 179 were consumer filings. One filing was …
  • What Happens to Your Financial Accounts in Bankruptcy? 06 Jul 2019 04:26 No one wants to enter bankruptcy, but sometimes it's unavoidable. Many imagine that only those who are irresponsible with their finances end up there, but these days, a leading cause of bankruptcy is medical debt. Hundreds of thousands of people file …
  • R.I. sees 185 bankruptcy filings in May 13 Jun 2019 18:29 PROVIDENCE – There were 185 bankruptcy filings in Rhode Island in May, a 19.9% decline from one year prior, according to data from U.S. Bankruptcy Court. There were 180 consumer bankruptcy filings in May and five business bankruptcies, compared with 223 …
  • What is Chapter 12 Family Farmer Bankruptcy? 11 Apr 2019 23:56 In recent months much attention has been given to the rise in Chapter 12 family farmer bankruptcies in portions of the U.S., e.g., Farm Bankruptcies in 2018 – The Truth is Out There. On the legislative front, the Family Farmer Relief Act of 2019 was …
  • BankruptcyData Releases 2018 Corporate Bankruptcy Review 13 Jan 2019 18:58 Public Filings Fall for Second Consecutive Year but Looming Debt Issues and More Trouble in Retail Point to Uptick in 2019 Boston, MA (PRWEB) January 13, 2019 The number of public companies and assets filing for bankruptcy protection in 2018 fell for the …

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  • Compensation, Sales, Underwriting Tools; Tariffs, Trade, and Rate Primer 12 Nov 2019 15:27 Mortgage News Daily Everyone has a different opinion about the economy. “Nobody’s right, if everybody’s wrong” or “Everybody’s right (eventually), if nobody’s wrong.” How many times do we hear, “Even if interest rates are low, tight lending and high home prices stand as …
  • What is Zombie debt? How will it come back to haunt more Canadians? 11 Nov 2019 14:55 Hamilton Spectator But that won't keep aggressive collection agencies at bay. Debt remains on a person's credit file for six years and technically doesn't ever vanish entirely. Efforts to collect old debt can resurface after it is sold to a new collections agency …
  • Zombie debt will haunt more Canadians as scourge of indebtedness rises: experts 10 Nov 2019 19:27 680News TORONTO — Canadians with old debts beware: a momentary slip or lack of knowledge of your legal rights could results in past debts rising from the dead and coming back to haunt you. Zombie debt — old accounts that may have been written off as “uncollectable …
  • Suze Orman Says These Are The Biggest Money No-Nos 03 Nov 2019 10:45 Yahoo! Voices Suze Orman will tell you that what you don't do with your money may be even more important than what you do with it.The best-selling author, TV host and personal finance guru has been inspiring Americans for decades to be more money-smart and avoid …
  • Online Lenders Target Middle Class 01 Nov 2019 20:45 National Weekly SOUTH FLORIDA – With stagnant wages and a significant increase in the cost of living, America’s dwindling middle class is often forced to meet the gap with credit—a cycle that can quickly spin out of control. Since 2008 the middle class has seen very …